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Bombay ice: a novel

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In Bombay, the brutal murder of a transvestite with links to Bollywood leads to events that eerily threaten two sisters, in this thrilling novel of alchemy, murder, and violent weather.
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9780374115302
9781483068596
9780553380477
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Grouped Work ID 37c70d3d-c9d8-d574-1532-e80611a22aa6
Grouping Title bombay ice
Grouping Author forbes leslie
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-11 04:21:02AM
Last Indexed 2018-10-19 04:29:17AM

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display_description A DAZZLING NOVEL OF MURDER AND MONSOONS, OF POISON AND SEDUCTION, OF LONG-BURIED SECRETS AND LETHAL BETRAYALS ... Rosalind Benegal is a BBC correspondent who has spent years distancing herself from surreal memories of a childhood spent in India. But lately, her long-lost sister, Miranda, has taken to sending Rosalind cryptic postcards all the way from Bombay. In swirling script, Miranda claims she's being followed by a eunuch. She alludes to her childhood fear of water. She hints that her husband may have murdered his first wife. Miranda's dizzying missives compel Rosalind to do what she would never do on her own ... return to the land of her birth, to the country that still haunts her after twenty years abroad. Part literary thriller, part eloquent meditation on everything from the secret art of alchemy to the hidden lives of gangsters, artists, con men, transvestites, and serial killers, Bombay Ice is rich with the heady atmosphere of India. It is an extraordinarily intelligent debut that captures the very essence of an exotic and fabled land.
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subject_facet British -- India -- Fiction, British -- Travel -- India -- Mumbai -- Fiction, Domestic fiction, England -- Fiction, Motion picture producers and directors -- Fiction, Motion picture producers and directors -- India -- Mumbai -- Fiction, Mumbai (India) -- Fiction, Murder -- India -- Mumbai -- Fiction, Mystery fiction, Sisters -- Fiction, Sisters -- India -- Mumbai -- Fiction, Women journalists -- England -- Fiction, Women journalists -- Fiction
title_display Bombay ice : a novel
title_full Bombay ice : a novel / Leslie Forbes, Bombay ice [electronic resource] Forbes, Leslie.
title_short Bombay ice :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet British, Motion picture producers and directors, Murder, Sisters, Travel, Women journalists